Police have confirmed the duo was killed for honor but the identities of both the deceased and the assailants have not yet been made public
At least seven members of the same family were swept away by flash-flood triggered by heavy monsoon rain in Upper Kohistan on Friday.
The government has devised a comprehensive plan for the security of polio teams.
A comprehensive plan put in place for the polio teams' security
Bin Yasir, Afzal's brother, said that he had sent Rehman with Afzal to accompany him and he didn't believe police stance that he murdered him.
Two pedestrians also sustained injuries as unidentified men sprayed Afzal Kohistani with bullets before waning in the dark.
KARACHI: Police have arrested nine men for allegedly killing a couple in the name of honor on the orders of jirga or elders’ council in the city’s Mominabad area, ARY News reported on Monday. SP Orangi Abid Baloch said the couple hailing from Kohistan was killed for honor some twelve days back by girl's family members who were carrying out the orders of the elders’ council. He said nine people have been arrested in connection with the killing of the couple, who have confessed to the crime. The victim couple had…
PESHAWAR: Four people were killed on Friday as a chairlift plunged into the Indus River near Sammar Nallah area in district Upper Kohistan. The deceased were crossing the river from Shitial to Tangir area of Gilgit-Baltistan, when the string holding the chairlift broke into two pieces, plunging them into the fast flowing river. Deputy commissioner Upper Kohistan Muhammad Asif confirmed that the dead are from Tangir area. He said that divers are busy in fishing out the drowned persons, but their chances of survival are…
PESHAWAR: Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan seems resolute enough to promote tourism in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa as on Tuesday he reached some far-flung sightworthy areas of the province to discover potential tourist sites, ARY News reported.
PESHAWAR: Authorities on Saturday ended the search for 23 people buried by a landslide in the north, after last week's heavy rains that authorities said killed 117 people.